The family announces with great sorrow his passing on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at the age of 82 years. Son of the late Léon and Yvonne (née Racicot) Plante. Beloved husband of 54 years to Anita (née Dénommé) Plante of Chelmsford. Loving father of Jacques Plante, Llynne Plante (husband Jacques Balez), Anne Dubois (Denis) and Marc Plante (wife Debbie Chomiak). Dear brother of Yvette Gaudet (Michel), Marguerite Bellehumeur (Henri-Paul), Noëlla Bordeleau (Marcel). Predeceased by all his brothers and a sister. Sadly missed by his grandchildren; Nicole, Danielle, Colin, Daniel and Alexandra. Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 4691 R.R. 15, Chelmsford on Saturday, November 10th, 2012 after 12:30. A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel. Donations (by cheque only) to the Lung Association would be greatly appreciated.